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satellites. and on the bottom right, a meteorite that exploded friday in russia. it sent a shockwave over the ural mountains. 900 miles east of moscow. windows on some four thousand buildings were shattered and 12-hundred people were injured. many of them because of he flying glass. astronomers say, all three cosmic events were coincidental. unrelated to one another based on the directions they were going in and their different points of origin. it might seem coincidental but a lot of people are thinking it is let's take >> let's take a quick look outside this morning. let's check in with janu for it is a beautiful start to a beautiful weekend. cloudy skies this morning but plenty of sunshine into the afternoon. in another warm day in store for us as well. cloudy and mild conditions overnight. not too bad of a start this morning. already into the 50s in nappy. the mid 50's and 40's in san jose. which will be getting to 72 degrees this afternoon. low seventies for oakland 69 degrees expected to north bay. upper 60s expected in downtown san francisco. we will look at the full forecast expec
cleanup has begun now in russia after a space rock exploded there on friday. it happened the same day a different asteroid hit earth. could the two be related? we'll talk to an expert about what's happening in the skies. >>> then, a stunning fall from grace for the former mayor of san diego. maureen o'connor was the city's first female mayor. this morning the headlines are about her gambling habit to which she won and lost $1 billion over a decade. her excuse for doing it may surprise you. >>> we do want to begin this morning with that carnival cruise ship. a passenger has filed a first lawsuit against the cruise line company. mark potter is in mobile, alabama, with the latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you. that lawsuit was filed in miami by a passenger from texas seeking damages. she accuses carnival cruise lines of negligence and fraud and says that she was "injured as a result of the unseaworthy, unsafe, unsanitary, and generally despicable conditions in "aboard" the "triumph." a spokesperson says the company has not seen the lawsuit and cannot comment. meantime,
russia. is there a connection? >>> and it's happened. carnival creuise lines slapped with its first lawsuit. >>> and authorities investigate the motive for a shocking killing that could send this olympic hero to prison. >>> first, california authorities say it appears suspected cop killer christopher dorner took his own life, following through on his promise not to be taken alive. autopsy results showed dorner died from a single gunshot wound to the head. dental records do confirm it was his body found in a burned out cabin on tuesday following that week-long manhunts. we will have more on this case and what may have happened to the million-dollar reward, where it's going ahead. >>> half a world away, authorities are looking closely at a possible motive in the horrific killing of a top model who was found dead at the home of her boyfriend, olympic hero oscar pistorius. he sobbed uncontrollably as he was charged with premeditated murder in the death of his girlfriend, reeva steenkamp. he is now in jail. we'll go to south africa for the latest on the case in a few. >>> president obama
coming out of says. you have the giant astroid that came close to earth. the meteor that hit russia and just last night a meteor streaked through our sky. a lot of people saw it. >> reports are coming in from around the bay but mostly on the peninsula. a bright blue strike streaking across the western cy around 7:40 tonight. someone claiming to have recorded the meteor while driving down 280 posted this video on youtube. another witness looked at the video and said it's what he saw as well. we caught up with people who saw it at ocean beach in san francisco. >> it looked like a big, like a flash of lightning. that's basically what it looked like. it was quick. i thought it happened twice. he only -- at least three times. >> we saw two lights like right over there. >> it shone over the whole bay. it was like insane. >> apparently there was another bright meteor seen in the sky. maybe not as bright as the one that was seen in russia. >> more people seem to be paying attention to the sky after a meteor slammed into russia today. it streaked across the siberian sky and smashed into the
later at 5:00. >> we want to take you back to our top story immediateorite explosion over russia. >> came out of nowhere. blinding light streaking across the sky, and then... shock wave. the blast shattering windows and knocking down a wall. witnesses thought they were under attack. they're bombing this man says, and on the streets, chaos. scientists say this was the biggest meteor in over a century, 7700 tons much of it burned upaq!añ but flagments slammed into the ground and smashed into a lake. >> it's no small he skprent shows you the destructive nature of the objects. >> what nasa says it was not was part of this asteroid. it buzzed clo to earth today. 100 tons races towards earth every day. national safety counsel estimates you're twice as likely to be struck by lightning than hit by an asteroid but three times more likely than being injured by fire works. 20,000 troops have been sent to help residents. those people are spending a night without windows temperatures in that part of russia are well below zero tonight. >> a giant asteroid talking about has nothing to do with
much what happened in russia. a meteor the size of a city bus streaked across the sky over the you'll mounts. nasa reporting it appeared brighter than the sun. traveling at around 40,000 miles an hour, fast enough that if you were to hitch a ride, it would get from you new york to l.a. in four minutes time flat. early estimates were it weighed ten tons. nasa says now more like 7,000. it ripped through the air like a blade through fabric triggering sonic booms and an immense shock wave when it exploded. when it shattered miles above the earth, we're told it released 20 times the energy, more powerful than the hiroshimo bomb in japan. it was powerful enough to knock down doors and shatter windows across one city. officials say more than 1,000 people went for medical treatment. flying glass blamed for most of those injuries. one witness saying when older women in the neighborhood spotted it, they started screaming that the world was ending. and just about everybody seemed a little freaked out. >> it was very confusing because the building was shaking a little bit, so initially i thoug
damage, i mean, the dinosaurs kind of damage, perhaps. hours before a meteor broke apart over russia. there are incredible pictures. i mean, no wonder people thought this was a ufo. can you imagine seeing that? streaking across the sky above the ural region in russia? there was chaos, there was panic, caught on camera. >> unbelievable. the powerful blast was enough to shatter windows and doors. about 1,000 people were reportedly injured. 3,000 buildings were damaged and windows completely blown out. tom foreman is "outfront." tom, what happened this morning in russia? i didn't believe when it i first saw it. we were covering the "triumph," and we said, ufo? could this be true? >> what happened is the russians got a very rude awakening. this meteor exploded 30 miles up in the atmosphere, above one of their more northern cities here, the impact was really huge considering this thing wasn't that big in terms of things flying through space. let's talk about the size of it, about ten tons which sounds like a lot but that's not a lot in space. about ten feet long. traveling 33,000 miles pe
explodes over russia ... ... and an asteroid zooms past the earth. what scientist at the goodard space flight center are saying about the phenomena. but first, you're looking at a live picture outside. john has your 11 insta-weather plus forecast next. stay with us, 11 news saturday morning is just getting started. you can call it close encounters of the cosmic kind. a meteorite exploded over russia [ telephone rings ] good evening, this is flo. [laughs] yes, i'm that flo. aren't you sweet! licensed phone-ups available 24/7. call 1-800-progressive. [ harry umlaut ] hey you know what, i speak european. [ sally umlaut ] european isn't a language. i think they speak all kinds over there. nah. it's basically one language with a few variations. my cousin has a passport. uh-huh. take this fascinating muller yogurt. frut up. means "fruit up." as in creamy yogurt down below. and a delectable, aromatic layer of blended fruity, moussey, uppiness on top. frut up. as the europeans say. in their language. wow. you really are bilingual. yeah, i dated a comma in high school. [ male announcer ] muller
as soon as he wakes up. >> massive meteor breaking apart over russia. another meteor overnight. this one over california. dash cam video. wow. of the official falling from the sky over san francisco. [explosion] [screams] >> that was the scene in russia. we now know some 1200 people were hurt when that 11-ton meteor fell from the sky there it's estimated the explosion did about $33 million worth of damage. former chicago congressman jesse jackson jr. and his wife plea deal. scheme to use campaign donations for personal use including to buy luxury items like a $43,000 rolex watch. could face prison time and fines. police now believe rogue california former cop christopher dorner committed suicide amid a fierce shootout with officers. his bodies with found in burned out of -- autopsy results show he died single gunshot wound to the head. believed to have killed four people including two police officers. customers on that crippled cruise ship thought their nightmare was over. a bus taking them from mobile, alabama to new orleans broke down half way there. >> come on. [sigh] >> another one w
russia today causing a shock wave with a force equivalent to a small atomic bomb. the biggest meteor blast in more than a century. more than a thousand people were hurt, most from flying glass when windows were blown out. that streak of light could be seen for hundreds of miles. the city of chelyabinsk-- 900 miles east of moscow-- bore the brunt. mark phillips begins our coverage. >> reporter: this>> reporter: i visits from outer space may have been happening since the dawn of time but never before in the age of the dashboard video camera. on a highway outside of chelyabinsk in central russia a flash of light emerges out of a clear blue sky. it becomes a streak then foreboding glow. it leaves a trail and other cameras are drawn skyward until -- (explosions and screaming) -- a blast and its echos are captured here and here. some of the explosions are the sonic boom caused by a space object the size of a large bus moving through the air at what the russian academy of science said was 33,000 miles an hour. if you were in your apartment you suspected something was up. and then you were s
was a near miss. it really compared nothing to what happened in russia yesterday. listen. this spectacle in the skies above central russia ended with chaos and confusion. first this bright flash, then a deafening crash. students ran away from the windows. office workers ducked for cover. and this man shielded his head from falling debris. the meteor left a trail of damage. powerful shockwaves blew out windows and sent glass flying everywhere. hospitals are packed >> translator: mainly incised and contused winds due to windows and window frames breaking and flying around. you see as a result how many people are here. >> reporter: the blast injured at least 1,000 people. most of the injuries are minor. >> windows and doors were blown out of around 3,000 buildings. that's especially rough when temperatures are near freezing now. emergency officials are there right now, assessing the damage. >>> after a day after hearing about that blast in russia, imagine what people in san francisco thought about that. experts say they see meteors like this quite often but often just drop over the ocean. i
meteor by the numbers. new revelations about just how powerful the fireball that hit russia was. facebook hacking. and horse meat outrage, details on all those stories throughout the hour. >>> but first -- new word today from president obama. he's taking on the gop on the right fiscal course for the country. he released his weekly radio address and says it's time to finish the job of cutting the deficit by the goal of $4 trillion. >> i disagree with republicans who think we should do that by making even bigger cuts to things like education and job training or medicare and social security benefits. that would force our senior citizens and working families to bear the burden of deficit reduction while the wealthiest are asked to do nothing more. that won't work. we can't just cut our way to prosperity. >> republicans aren't holding back in their gop address today. criticizing the president over the upcoming threat of sequestration. >> what the president failed to mention was that the sequester was his idea proposed by his administration during the debt limit negotiations in 2011. and now we
.s. let's engage china and russia and south korea and special envoys and philanthropic groups, not just the government. this is why i consider myself a citizen and trying to do some good. >> we appreciate your efforts. we appreciate your time with us. you make a lot of sense, governor. thank you very much for your time with us. we look forward to seeing you again. >> thank you, alex. >>> west coast headlines are next with something in the air in salt lake city that future mothers are going to want to avoid. we have that warning next. >>> plus, the meteor in russia is being compared to one of the most traumatic world events ever. male announcer ] waiting, waiting... feel like you're growing older... waiting to look younger? don't wait. [ female announcer ] get younger looking skin fast. with new olay regenerist micro-sculpting cream. the next generation with 2 new anti-aging ingredients. it penetrates rapidly. visible wrinkle results start day 1. and you'll see younger looking skin before you even finish one jar. ♪ new olay regenerist. the wait is over. [ slap! ] [ male announcer ] you
. that is a meteor burning its way across the skies over russia that you're looking at. it wasn't just something to see. there was sound and fury and a lot of people hurt. here's the story from jim. >> the images look like something out of a movie. a tiny asteroid tearing through space at a speed of 33,000 miles per hour. before streaking across southern russia. cameras caught sight of the white trail as it headed across the sky. and then this. an explosion of light, then a massive sonic boom. strong enough to shatter windows and damage buildings. there were reports of more than 1,000 people injured. mostly from glass and debris. this video shows a children's judo class. windows blew out here and in buildings around the region. some people said they thought it might have been a plane crash. this is the aftermath of the blast in a high school. a 17-year-old student put this video on youtube, showing the reaction in his physics class. students screamed and ran into the hallways. he said some in the class thought war had started. some of the incredible images were caught on cameras placed inside ru
. it shook central russia, injuring nearly a thousand people. windows blew out and more than 4,000 homes and businesses in one city. russian sciencists say it was the size of a school bus and was traveling at 40,000 miles an hour. it created a blast similar to 300-tons of dynamite. pieces caused craters20 feet wide. damage is estimated to be $33 million. it happened hours before the close call with a large ast era," d. it came with in 17,000 miles of earth. the crowd gathered to catch a look at the space rock. the light shows up in the sky are peaking the public's interest as well as congress. they say they will hold a hearing on so-called killer asteroids to find better ways to identity and address potential dangers. we have posted more of the video from that explosion. look for the video player right there on the front page. >> san francisco police need your help as they search for a man suspected of multiple attacks on women. he is a suspect in two random attacks and they say both involved women walking alone early in the morning. both victims say a man approached them from the oppos
from tyranny, not about hunting. host: a lot of stories deal with the asteroid over russia. this is the announcement of a hearing taking a look at asteroids. it is from the house science, space and technology committee. according to chairman of lamar smith -- this morning a smaller meteorite hit a russian city injuring hundreds. it will invest in a future hearing in the house of representatives. democrats line. caller: i just want to say that many conservatives have been saying for the last couple of years that they are against spending. we have to cut back spending. all of a sudden they say we should put an armed guard in every school, turning them into fortresses. if you look at how many schools there are, there are a hundred thousand fund -- 100,000 public schools. that includes just high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools. i will let you do the math on how much it will cost to turn every school into a fortress. against spending. at the drop of a hat they are ready to spend all of the money to turn schools into fortresses and they want to handguns to teacher
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